COYHAIQUE NATIONAL RESERVE
Know Coyhaique National Reserve
Plains, mountains, lagoons and a particular flora and fauna, the Coyhaique National Reserve is one of the favorite places for excursionists, who can practice all sort of outdoor activities. Coyhaique National Reserve is located in the east side of the Andes. It has mountains that are over the 1000 meters above sea level. This reserve also features paths for those who enjoy taking walks and lagoons for picnics.
Attractions: Accidental geography, flora –coigues, lengas and ñirres- and fauna like huiñas, wild cats, pumas, quiques and foxes.
Activities: Hiking, trekking, sport fishing, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.
How to get there: Santiago-Coyhaique: Land route and airway
Coyhaique-Puerto Aisen: Land route.
When to go: All year long.
Services: Housing, food, cafeterias, transportation, museums, information center, camping.
Surroundings: El Fraile Ski Resort, Coyhaique, Elizade lake, La Paloma lake, Riesco lake, Patagonia Regional Museum, Puerto Aisen, Lo Castillo National Reserve, Simpson River National Reserve, Simpson river, Seis Lagunas area.